ABINGTON, Pa., May 1, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In addition to chiropractic treatment, Lang Chiropractic and Wellness Spa in Abington, PA incorporates homeopathic remedies into its wellness care. Homeopathic treatments are based on the Hippocratic principle that "like cures like." According to chiropractor Dr. Janet Lang, administering a small, concentrated dose of a natural herbal remedies can help patients with a variety of health concerns, including asthma, food allergies, chronic fatigue, depression, and digestive disorders. The practice also provides nutritional counseling and metabolic testing as part of its commitment to helping patients get healthy from the inside out.
"Homeopathic remedies help return the body to a natural state of balance," said Dr. Lang. "We have successfully used these remedies to address a wide range of health conditions. Many patients find that the benefits of chiropractic adjustment are greatly enhanced with the addition of homeopathic treatments."
A homeopathic remedy is a small, highly concentrated dose of an herbal remedy or dietary supplement. Homeopathy, based on the principle that "like cures like", has been used to treat patients for several hundred years. According to Dr. Lang, with homeopathy, there is no "standard" remedy. Every treatment is specific to a patient's individual health needs.
"We customize every treatment we administer to a patient," said Dr. Lang. "We look at each patient as a whole body, focusing on restoring balance and harmony. What one body requires to be in harmony may be different from the needs of another body. This is also why our treatments are so effective – each patient receives a custom program designed specifically for his or her needs."
Dr. Lang uses Metabolic Analysis Testing and Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis to help determine a patient's specific nutritional and metabolic needs. According to Dr. Lang, these tests reveal inherent nutrient imbalances in the body. Through herbal supplements and holistic treatments, Dr. Lang says she aims to restore balance to a patient's internal organs.
"Everyone's body is unique," said Dr. Lang. "Many of our patients ask us, 'Why does my body do this?' Metabolic Analysis Testing helps us find the answers to this question by identify a patient's unique metabolic thumbprint. For patients struggling with a food allergy or digestive disorder, this test is especially important for bringing balance back to the body."
Lang Chiropractic and Wellness Spa provides natural, non-invasive care for pain management, whiplash injuries, herniated discs, scoliosis and headaches. The practice combines chiropractic care with massage therapy, physiotherapy exercises, nutritional counseling and holistic treatments. The center offers personal training, the Egoscue Method and Pilates to build core strength, flexibility, balance and positive body awareness.
Prospective patients who wish to learn more or schedule an appointment at the wellness center may do so by calling the practice or visiting http://langchiropractic.com.
CONTACT: Lang Chiropractic and Wellness Spa 960 Old York Road, Suite 201 Abington, PA 19001 888-667-5235